Since 1934 the Australian Women's National Test Cricket Team has played just 74 Tests under the leadership of 19 Captains. These are the last 10 Aussie Heroines of the ever-growing and popular women's game.
Before 'Waving The Flag' went live on Feb 14, several blogs had been written ready for publishing, including this. Reading this 20 years later was painful. Full of present & future tenses, thankfully it's now all past!
ODI's & T20's are by and large played strictly to their limited-overs format, but why isn't Test Cricket strictly played to its format of 90-overs in one day? Too often the humble spectator gets ripped off, without apology!
When not scoring tries for Free State rugby union, Kepler Wessels kept his feet wet in the swimming pool and like Rugby, was one the State's best. Because of near-death, his dad decided to hang-up Keppler’s Speedos.
Guyana may not be in the Caribbean that we dream or expect, and though being a South American nation that excels at cricket, the Guyanese know how to celebrate the great game just as West Indian 'islanders' do.
Having hitched around South Africa several times and understanding the ease of road transport, taking to the skies for every game of Australia's Test Cricket Tour To South Africa 2002 was a unique feature.